DF Advocates offers you the opportunity to join a dynamic team of professionals and to practice in one of the most preeminent legal firms in Malta. Our bold new approach to the legal profession, drive to provide practical solutions to our clients, readiness to share what we know, as well as our strong sense of camaraderie distinguishes us from other firms and makes working at DF so unique. We are proud of the members of our team in whom we invest to ensure their continuous professional development and their success. Become part of DF. Your journey begins here.

If you are a lawyer with previous experience and looking for new challenges, we may have the right opportunity for you.

We are always looking for talented individuals with sound academic background and willingness to dedicate time and effort to develop their skills and knowledge to eventually form part of a leading team and contribute to its continuous growth.

We invite you to view the vacancies which are available from time to time at our firm. Should there be no vacancies, you are always welcome to forward us your CV, and we shall get back to you when we have any availabilities.


DF Advocates are currently looking for highly motivated and talented lawyers to join our Civil and Litigation Department as an Associate.

Applicants must hold a Degree in Law from the University of Malta, a Warrant to practice as an advocate in Malta and must have previous work experience in litigation, civil and commercial law. Knowledge of the Italian language shall be considered an asset. Candidates are expected to be proficient in written and spoken Maltese and English, be able to work both independently and as part of a team, be meticulous and able to work under pressure and against deadlines.

An attractive remuneration package that is commensurate with the applicant’s experience and qualifications will be offered to the chosen candidates.

Interested candidates should send their CV and a covering email on careers@dfadvocates.com by not later than the 28th April 2023.

Junior Associates

Are you a looking for a great opportunity to develop your career? Do you like challenges and would like to pursue a career in litigation, civil and commercial law?

We are currently offering an internship opportunity to law graduates or law students in their fifth year of studies within our Civil and Litigation Department, with the prospect of employment following successful completion of their studies.

Interested candidates should send their CV and a covering email on careers@dfadvocates.com by not later than the 28th April 2023.

Our Internship Programme offers you the prospect of:

  • Hands-on practical experience in a young dynamic team;
  • Dedicated mentorship;
  • Building a strong resume;
  • Exchange opportunities with other leading law firms within Europe and beyond;
  • Scholarships;
  • Paid internship.

Candidates who successfully complete our Internship Programme will be offered the unique opportunity to kickstart their career path and form part of our legal team.

Other Opportunities

8th March 2023

The Role

The Accounts Support Officer will report to the CFO and Accounts Manager. The selected candidate will be driven, ambitious and enjoys working in a challenging, fast-paced environment. This role calls for someone who is committed to delivering a high-quality customer experience to our clients.

Responsibilities and Expectations 

  • Responsible for a portfolio of clients.
  • Handling of client requests.
  • Preparation and review of monthly VAT returns and VAT recapitulative statements.
  • Preparation and review of management accounts.
  • Liaising with the auditors.
  • Dealing with audit queries and relating matters.
  • Meeting with clients forming part of the assigned portfolio and attending to their requests and queries.

Desirable Requirements

  • At least 2-3 years’ experience in a client accounting role.
  • Proficient in MS Excel and be ready to learn company-specific software if required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Ability to work with a team and possess strong interpersonal skills.
  • A demonstrated commitment to high professional ethical standards.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to prioritise and deliver within tight time frames.
  • A flexible approach to work.

What we offer:

  • Opportunities for career development.
  • A flexible approach to work.
  • Exciting and friendly work environment.
  • Continuous training opportunities.
  • An active social committee, organising various fun and team-building events on a regular basis.

Contact us on recruitment@dfadvocates.com


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